World Cup news
Former Germany captain Michael Ballack officially brought the curtain down on his playing career with a farewell match in Leipzig on Wednesday night.
Michael Ballack has invited former foe Joachim Low to participate in his testimonial game in Leipzig on June 5.
Michael Ballack has fired his lawyer after he pleaded not guilty and also claimed the former Germany captain could not afford to pay a speeding fine because of unemployment.
Michael Ballack's lawyer has claimed the former Germany international cannot afford to pay a speeding fine because he is unemployed.
The German FA (DFB) will not give recently-retired former Germany captain Michael Ballack a farewell match, Oliver Bierhoff has told ZDF TV.
Michael Ballack has said his first goal after retiring from professional football last week is to gain a German coaching license.